Mastery passes often for egotism.
Quote by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
If a man writes a book, let him set down only what he knows. I...
Superstition is the poetry of life.
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
The world remains ever the same.
There would be far less suffering in the world if human beings-God knows why they...
It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united.
Personality is everything in art and poetry.
If your treat an individual... as if he were what he ought to be and...
I do not know myself and God forbid that I should
Each has his own happiness in his hands, as the artist handles the rude clay...
Fresh activity is the only means of overcoming adversity.
To accept good advice is but to increase one's own ability
Character, in great and little things, means carrying through what you feel able to do.
Do not give in too much to feelings. A overly sensitive heart is an unhappy...
My wish isn't to mean everything to everyone but something to someone.
We will burn that bridge when we come to it.
A clever man commits no minor blunders.
A man does not mind being blamed for his faults, and being punished for them,...
A highbrow is a man who has found something more interesting than women
Nature has given women so much power that the law has very wisely given them...